Watch the movie trailer from Robert Kenner films. It just gives me chills!
The movie trailer (click here!)
This is a food documentary, that's entertaining enough, with computer graphics, etc. The movie discusses:
- Where our chicken come from
- Where our beef comes from
- E. Coli
- Working conditions
- Organics are here to stay: penetrating the Walmart market, and
The Iguanas of New Orleans 2003 Plastic Silver 9 volt Heart Yesterday (listen here) "Now they're suing Monsanto for a chemical release" My husband says they illegally dumped waste on a town heavily populated with minorities. Someone in my institute class said lots of farmers in India are committing suicide because of the problems they have with Monsanto.
So, this movie is supposed to gross us out over what we're eating. I was disappointed that I wasn't totally grossed out, but I think I will reconsider buying Eaton beef from Colfax, WA, which the ladies at PS are crazy about. At first, I couldn't understand why I'd want to buy it if its not even cheaper than what's in the store; now I see the value of homegrown beef. Maybe I'll buy a year's worth and can my own bottles.